VICTORIA B.C. – Andrew Weaver, leader of the BC Green Party, issued the following statement for Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, which begins today at sundown:
“I would like to wish my very best to all those observing Yom Kippur. As the holiest day of the Jewish calendar, communities will gather to fast, reflect and pray beginning this evening. May the new year that began on Rosh Hashanah bring you many blessings.